RIBA CPD Showcase eBulletin

Paints, varnishes, protective treatments etc.

The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
Jotun Paints (Europe) Ltd, Protective Segment - Fire Protection of Steel Structures Utilizing Intumescent Coatings
Fire Protection of Steel Structures Utilizing Intumescent Coatings
Examines the different methods of fire protection used in buildings generally, before focussing on the thin film intumescent coatings used predominately on steel where it is exposed as an architectural feature. Also discusses common limitations on finish, therefore allowing the architect to manage client expectations without compromising current regulations and standards.

Jotun is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of paints and powder coatings, with 65 companies in 45 countries and 40 production facilities worldwide. Its operations cover development, production, marketing, R&D and sales of paints and coatings that decorate and protect surfaces in residential, shipping and industrial markets.

Approximate duration (NOT including time for questions/answers): 50 minutes.
Akzo Nobel Powder Coatings Ltd - Powder Coatings in Architecture
Powder Coatings in Architecture
An introduction to one of the most fascinating materials in modern construction. This seminar covers: formulation and manufacturing process, comparison vs anodising and liquid systems, available colours and finishes and their durability (including coreten, copper and GRC effects), effective specification for aluminium and steel components – and a trip down Akzo Nobel’s 40-year memory lane.

AkzoNobel is a world leader in powder coatings, manufacturing durable solutions for architectural aluminium and steel applications. It offers an extensive range of finishes that is proven to enhance the beauty and longevity of buildings worldwide, whatever the location and climate. AkzoNobel finishes also meet the main national and international standards for architecture, including Qualicoat, GSB, EN 12206/13438 and AAMA.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes.